skip to main content

H.R. 7 (114th): No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015

Call or Write Congress

To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district. Republican.

Read Text »
Last Updated: Jan 26, 2015
Length: 12 pages
Jan 21, 2015
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 22, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.


29 Cosponsors (28 Republicans, 1 Democrat)


Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act (Jan 22, 2015)

What legislators are saying

Norton to Host Press Conference with Mayor Bowser and National Organizations to Defend D.C. Home Rule From FY 16 Appropriations Riders in All-Republican Congress, Tomorrow
    — Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] on May 6, 2015

Inhofe Supports the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015
    — Sen. James “Jim” Inhofe [R-OK] on Feb 27, 2015

Senators introduce bill to end taxpayer funding of abortion
    — Sen. Michael Enzi [R-WY, 1997-2020] on Feb 26, 2015

More statements at ProPublica Represent...


Jan 21, 2015

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jan 22, 2015
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 7 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 7. This is the one from the 114th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 7 — 114th Congress: No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015.” 2015. July 26, 2021 <>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from, the official portal of the United States Congress. is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.